GE and its Global Innovation Barometer 2016

Paul Hobcraft

I always look particularly forward to this report as it provides a range of insights that are shaping our world and how innovation is adapting and altering this. Now the report in its fifth edition, it is now spanning 23 countries where the opinions of senior innovation executives or the equivalent are sought out, covering 2,748 executives, with 1,915 being in the C-Suite. The report covers a significant amount of areas across innovation.

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Moving innovation even more in 2016

Paul Hobcraft

Are we entering 2016 with an innovating mind-set? As we look to enter into 2016 what is top of mind for innovation to take hold and become the real core within our business organizations? Some of my quick thoughts: • Innovation is not the preserve of the (selected) few but the domain of the community, it is encouraging our connections to actually connect and exchange mutual value and knowledge. Moving innovation from just being symbolic to essential.

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Why I have a problem with the Global Innovation Index

Idea to Value

INSEAD Business School, along with Cornell University and the World Intellectual Property Organisation have just released their analysis of the world’s most innovative countries for 2016. Together, this is called the Global Innovation Index and aims to objectively measure several dozen indicators to assess which countries are comparatively more innovative than others. Top 10 Most Innovative Countries 2016, GII 2016. Innovation Outputs.

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Corporate Innovation: 5 Trends Not to Ignore in 2016

Rocketspace

Whether it was fear or greed, an increasing number of big brands woke up and introduced internal innovation programs in 2015. Last year, our Corporate Innovation Services team witnessed a huge influx of interest from the world’s leading corporations to find new ways to innovate. Corporate Innovation Open Innovation

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Nominate the Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2016

Innovation Excellence

Innovation Excellence loves making innovation insights accessible for the greater good, because we truly believe that the better our organizations get at delivering value to their stakeholders the less waste of natural resources and human resources there will be. Innovation News Social Media 2016 authors bloggers contests Innovation Bloggers internet Lists Thought Leaders Top 40 writers

Creating Meaningful Organizations - Learnings from the 2016 Academy of Management Meeting

HYPE Innovation

The Innovation ManagerMaking organizations meaningful. Noble pursuit and this year’s theme at the Academy of Management’s 76th Annual Meeting (AOM) where close to 10,000 students, scholars, and professionals in the management and organization space gathered to discuss companies’ raison d’être.

Soren Kaplan’s – January 2016 Leapfrogging Newsletter

Leapfrogging

There are a myriad of lists out there extolling the top trends and innovative products to watch for 2016. But perhaps the greatest innovations in business won’t be what companies decide to sell, but how they’ll go to market in ways that create entirely new business models. So what are the top strategies to watch in 2016? Find Out Which Alcohol Can Lead to Innovative Thinking & Better Cognitive Function .

Intrapreneurship Chicago 2016

Gregg Fraley

So, you may be surprised when I bend over backwards to promote Intrapreneurship Chicago 2016. Chicago area innovators and intrapreneurs, take note. 90% of the conference attendees will be real, honest-to-goodness innovators at large organizations. The content is geared towards those folks with the challenging task of making innovation happen inside — have a look at these speakers — and I’m one of them: Gifford Pinchot III, Author of Intrapreneuring.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of September 2016

Innovation Excellence

Drum roll please… At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. Change Innovation Leadership Management marketing Social Media Strategy Top 10 ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20We also publish a weekly Top 8 as part of our FREE email newsletter. Did your favorite make the cut? But enough delay, here are September’s twenty most.

Top 2016 Corporate Innovation Events: Silicon Valley Edition

Rocketspace

The challenge with corporate innovation, however, is that intrapreneurship is often happening behind closed doors—initiatives rarely make it to the public eye. The San Francisco Bay Area is known for its entrepreneurial ecosystem, culture of learning, and rich information hub. It's a unique place for startup founders from all walks of life to put their heads together to solve some of the biggest technical pain points in business today.

Spigit Ignite Summit 2016: Announcing Speakers from Pfizer, CH2M, Lexington Insurance

Planview Spigit

Last year, over 140 leaders from globally recognized companies like IBM, AT&T, MetLife, Cigna, PwC, Unitedhealth Group, Siemens, Estee Lauder and more gathered at our Boston Summit to share new ideas, challenges, and findings resulting from their own innovation programs. The 2016 Summit is sure to be even more impactful and inspiring. This year’s keynote speaker, Jeremy Johnson, comes to us from one of the world’s most notorious innovation hubs: New York City.

Insight #2: BIF Summit 2016

Innovation Excellence

The Business Innovation Factory (BIF) Summit has no theme beyond presenting remarkable stories transformation. Conferences Innovation Profiles of Innovators BIF Summit Business Innovation Factory culture Design Innovation Insights Leadership technology TransformationParticipants themselves discover patterns, aha’s, and insights that make sense for them.

Supplier Innovation Seminar October 27, 2016 in NYC

Innovation Excellence

Innovation Excellence is excited to announce that we’ve partnered with The Conference Board to offer our members and community a 50% discount to attend the Supplier Innovation Seminar taking place October 27, 2016, in NYC. This event is designed for innovation practitioners across a broad spectrum, to introduce adjacencies and to open up the.

Corporate Innovation: 5 Trends Not to Ignore in 2016

Rocketspace

Whether it was fear or greed, an increasing number of big brands woke up and introduced internal innovation programs in 2015. Last year, our Corporate Innovation Services team witnessed a huge influx of interest from the world’s leading corporations to find new ways to innovate. Corporate Innovation Open Innovation

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7 Takeaways for Corporate Innovation Teams from Mary Meeker's 2016 Internet Trends Report

Rocketspace

Corporate innovation teams may have access to a wealth of resources, but just like scrappy startups they're navigating uncertainty in a rapidly changing environment. To keep up with the latest technological developments that may affect their lines of business, enterprise companies will want to pay attention to the Internet Trends 2016 - Code Conference report from Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers by renowned venture capitalist and former Wall Street securities analyst Mary Meeker.

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Four Mind-Bending Business Models to Shake Up 2016

Leapfrogging

There are a myriad of lists out there extolling the top trends and innovative products to watch for 2016. But perhaps the greatest innovations in business won’t be what companies decide to sell, but how they’ll go to market in ways that create entirely new business models. Here are four strategies to watch in 2016: Exclusivity – Play Hard to Get, to Get More Customers. In 2016, consumers will embrace a new twist on a traditional form of cachet – exclusivity.

Four Mind-Bending Business Models to Shake Up 2016

Leapfrogging

There are a myriad of lists out there extolling the top trends and innovative products to watch for 2016. But perhaps the greatest innovations in business won’t be what companies decide to sell, but how they’ll go to market in ways that create entirely new business models. Here are four strategies to watch in 2016: Exclusivity – Play Hard to Get, to Get More Customers. In 2016, consumers will embrace a new twist on a traditional form of cachet – exclusivity.

The State of Crowdsourcing in 2016

Innovation Excellence

The report looks into which sectors, companies, and brands are the most active users of crowdsourcing for marketing and innovation, with a specific focus on FMCG. InnovationBased on an updated 2015 dataset, the eYeka report provides an analysis of the latest evolutions of how the world’s largest companies are leveraging creative crowdsourcing.

3 Big Things To Look Out For In 2016

Digital Tonto

All Posts Technology Innovation Artificial Intelligence Clean Energy Science Medicine CancerWe're on the verge of some truly new paradigms that have genuine potential to transform our lives. Related posts: Here’s How We Can Win The Race To Cure Cancer. The 5 Powerhouse Industries of the. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Top 20 Innovation Articles of August 2016

Innovation Excellence

Drum roll please… At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. Change Innovation Leadership Management marketing Social Media Strategy Top 10 ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20We also publish a weekly Top 8 as part of our FREE email newsletter. Did your favorite make the cut? But enough delay, here are August’s twenty most.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of June 2016

Innovation Excellence

At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 10 as part of our free Innovation Excellence Weekly magazine and email newsletter. Continue reading → Change Innovation Leadership Management Social Media Strategy Top 10 marketing ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please.

This legendary 1947 letter on the lack of creativity in advertising is even more true in 2016

Idea to Value

This is because in 2016, the use of digital advertising has meant that a lot more emphasis is placed on testing every possible variable of an advert to see how it affects the performance of ads and copy. Then sign up for your FREE account from Idea to Value to not only get great pieces of insight like this every week, but also free training on improving your creativity and company innovation capabilities from some of the world’s leading innovation experts.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of May 2016

Innovation Excellence

At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 10 as part of our free Innovation Excellence Weekly magazine and email newsletter. Continue reading → Change Innovation Leadership Management Social Media Strategy Top 10 marketing ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please.

7 Disruptive Forces for 2016 and Beyond

Innovation Excellence

As a futurist and CEO of an innovation firm, I study the implications of emerging trends through research and dialog with experts, scientists, and academics in diverse fields. As the first month of 2016 comes to a close, here are seven forces of the future poised to shift the way we live, work, bank, and vote. Continue reading → Creativity Disruption Growth Innovation Leadership Management Strategy Distruptive Innovation future Trends

10 most popular creativity and innovation articles of 2016

Idea to Value

Here you will find a list of the Top 10 most popular articles on Idea to Value published in 2016. Here are the 10 articles which you (the readers) visited the most: What is innovation? 15 experts share their innovation definition. Why the MBTI test is useless in innovation programmes. And we look forward to bringing you many more articles from the world’s top innovation and creativity authors in the coming years.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of April 2016

Innovation Excellence

At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 10 as part of our free Innovation Excellence Weekly magazine and email newsletter. Continue reading → Change Innovation Leadership Management Social Media Strategy Top 10 marketing ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please.

Favourite 2016 books by CEOs

Norbert Bol

For the readers of Strategy Blogs I have made a selection of the 2016 non fiction books from the list McKinsey published as they are related to the themes of Strategy Blogs. The Seventh Sense: Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks —Joshua Cooper Ramo (Little, Brown & Company, 2016). Norton & Company, 2016). Frank (Princeton University Press, 2016). Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike —Phil Knight (Scribner, 2016).

Top 20 Innovation Articles of March 2016

Innovation Excellence

At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 10 as part of our free Innovation Excellence Weekly magazine and email newsletter. Continue reading → Change Innovation Leadership Management Social Media Strategy Top 10 marketing ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please.

Patty's Pioneers' Tech Predictions 2016

Outside Innovation

Several touched on topics I hadn't heard of, much less thought about, such as: Biogenetic Malware: CRISPR : Pat Kerpan: " In 2016, we'll get the first real "MALWARE" scare from the CRISPR biogenetic technologies.". Bitcoin & Blockchains : Peter Horne: " In 2016 Bitcoin gets increasingly politicized because the Chinese and Europeans dominate the hash network.Traditional banking will keep driving blockchain projects. ".

Top 20 Innovation Articles of January 2016

Innovation Excellence

At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 10 as part of our free Innovation Excellence Weekly magazine and email newsletter. Continue reading → Change Innovation Leadership Management Social Media Strategy Top 10 marketing ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please.

ISPIM Grand Prize 2016 – finalists announced

Innovation Excellence

ISPIM, the International Society for Professional Innovation Management to recognize excellence in innovation management. Here are the 2016 Grand Prize finalists. Continue reading → Build Capability Competitions Innovation Management Open Innovation Strategy collaboration Business Models Innovation Management

Winners of Nokia’s 2016 Open Innovation Challenge Announced

IdeaConnection

A big round of applause is due to the winners of Nokia’s 2016 Open Innovation Challenge, a global search for the next big ideas in the Internet of Things (IoT). Among the winning concepts was a firewall for the connected home and a home medical innovation that can help with the early detection of breast cancer. ” During this year’s iteration of the open innovation contest more than 400 companies submitted their ideas. Open Innovation Winners.

2016 User and Open Innovation Conferences

Open Innovation

The CFPs have been issued for #OUI2016 and #WOIC2016, the premier conferences for user innovation and and open innovation (respectively). Open and User Innovation Conference: HBS, Boston, August 1-3 This year the official title of Eric von Hippel’s conference is the “14th International Open and User Innovation Conference,” acknowledging the conference’s origins as a small workshop in Vienna back in 2003.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of February 2016

Innovation Excellence

At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 10 as part of our free Innovation Excellence Weekly magazine and email newsletter. Continue reading → Change Innovation Leadership Management Social Media Strategy Top 10 marketing ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please.

Van Gogh Air BnB: 2016 Epica Gold Winner for Innovation

Innovation in Practice

This year’s Epica Gold winner for the Innovation Category goes to Art Institute of Chicago “Van Gogh BnB” by Leo Burnett in Chicago. The Art Institute of Chicago, wanting to creatively and strategically market their new Van Gogh’s Bedroom exhibit, followed the innovative recommendation of Leo Burnett agency. And it serves as a reminder that no product is too outdated to benefit from the world of innovation.

Our Partnership with Lean Startup Week 2016

Moves the Needle

Here’s what we’ll be up to: Lean Innovation in the Enterprise Dinner (Tuesday, 11/1 from 7-9pm at Izzy’s Steak & Chop House) Due to the success of last year’s sold out dinner, we’re back at it again. Join us as we unite enterprise innovation leaders and practitioners to connect and share learnings in a no-sales environment in the private room at Izzy’s. $60 Lean Startup Week is going to be jam-packed this year!

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The Best Innovation Conferences You Can Still Attend in 2016

Innovation Excellence

By my count, there are nearly 300 innovation-related events taking place around the globe each year that should be on your radar. Don’t end the year without attending one of these game-changing innovation events. Many are still on the calendar and registration is open! Conferences are outstanding ways to experience new things, push the boundaries of your comfort.

2016’s best innovation blog articles, from the top influential innovation bloggers

Idea to Value

This is especially true in the field of innovation management, which are so broad that it would be impossible to highlight every diverse opinion on how to approach the subject. So here I have highlighted a small selection of what I believe are some of the best articles, videos and thought pieces on innovation from some of my colleagues from 2016 on their own websites. Ralph-Christian Ohr: Key Innovation Issues for 2016 and Beyond. Innovation

KPMG’s ‘Innovation Survey 2016’ reveals how collaboration is central to success

Exago

Exago has partnered with KPMG in Portugal to promote the first global ‘Innovation Survey’ to companies operating in the country. The post KPMG’s ‘Innovation Survey 2016’ reveals how collaboration is central to success appeared first on www.exago.com. Blog Exago Insights innovation management innovation-results innovation-tips partnerships Portugal

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Why We Are Entering A New Innovation Era.

Paul Hobcraft

I wrote this recently in a post entitled “ Bringing New Innovation is Stretching the Mind “ It opened with this view: “There is a profound shift taking place, relating to innovation. Increasingly we are seeing a growing dissatisfaction on the impact that innovation is having; in growth, in returns, in market and customer impact. Each of these is a link to the post itself: Bringing New Innovation Together Is Stretching the Mind, Posted on October 25, 2016.

How China’s Shenzhen became the world capital of hardware innovation

Idea to Value

When people talk about innovative cities, most people think of Silicon Valley near San Francisco, Berlin, London or Singapore. Yet what most people don’t realise is that in the past few years, some cities in China have been forced to become more innovative in order to survive in the world economy. It’s a little over an hour, but a must-watch programme for anyone interested in innovation. Innovation build on the gains produced by the previous generation.

Innovation is Potent Leadership

Idea to Value

After working with more than 100 clients, we have noted one of the most critical factors in the success of an innovation project: if you outsource all of the work on your innovation projects, they will fail. Many good innovation firms can generate consumer insights and craft a winning portfolio of concepts that have the nature to change your top-line growth. Yet, without training your team on the methods and tools of innovation, the breakthrough thinking will be resisted.

What is innovation? 15 experts share their innovation definition

Idea to Value

I spoke to 15 of the world’s leading innovation experts to get their definition of “innovation” The variety in their responses may surprise you. The ultimate definition of innovation. Innovation is truly a confusing buzzword which many people love to hate. If you ask Google for an innovation definition, it is less than helpful, coming up with over 300 million results with thousands of definitions. What is your definition of “innovation”?